West Virginia Department of Commerce Governor's Guaranteed Work Force Program 2008

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Governor's Guaranteed Work Force Program 2008

During Fiscal Year 2008, 6,343 workers at 91 West Virginia companies received training through the Governor’s Guaranteed Work Force Program. An investment of more than $2.6 million helped West Virginia businesses create and retain jobs, improve competitiveness and ensure quality. In addition, these 91 West Virginia companies contributed more than $18.5 million toward training their new and existing workers, resulting in raising the economic value of our great state.

A.L. Lee Corporation

Accurate Millworks

Essroc Cement Corporation

Fairman Building Components LLC (FBC)

GrafTech International Holdings Inc.

Hino Motors Manufacturing USA, Inc.

Huntington Testing & Technology, Inc.

ICL Supresta LLC

Klöckner Pentaplast Group

Metsch Refractories Inc., (MRI)

NGK Spark Plugs (USA) Inc.

Northern Sales Company

Royal Vendors, Inc.

Service Pump and Supply, Inc.

Simonton Building Products

Touchstone Research Laboratory, Ltd.

Zim’s Bagging Company

Governor's Guaranteed Work Force Program

The Governor’s Guaranteed Work Force Program (GGWFP) attracts new enterprises to West Virginia and encourages the growth and expansion of the state’s existing companies. The program provides training and technical assistance to support effective employee training strategies.